|Melanoma Tumor 'Dissolves' After 1 Dose of New Drug Combo|
A large melanoma tumor on a woman's chest disappeared so quickly that it left a gaping hole in its place after she received a new treatment containing two melanoma drugs, a new case report finds. Doctors are still monitoring the 49-year-old woman, but ...
Live Science - Fri, 24 Apr 2015 12:18
|Hodi Speaks to Significance of Phase II Data on Ipilimumab Plus Nivolumab in ...|
OncLive - Sat, 25 Apr 2015 08:56
|Study: Number of Kids Diagnosed With Melanoma Is Down|
As summer approaches, the danger of skin cancer increases. In Arizona, 171 people will die from melanoma every year, according to the Environmental Protection Agency. A new study from Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Case ...
KJZZ - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:37
|Melanoma Does Not Discriminate: Enrolling in MoleSafe's Early Detection ...|
Melanoma, the deadliest form of skin cancer, affects the young, the old, the fair skinned and the dark skinned. Contrary to the common belief that only fair-skinned individuals can be affected, dark skin does not indicate immunity to skin cancer ...
Packet Online - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:41
|Health Beat: Melanoma drug: Lifesaver and game-changer|
... game-changer. LOS ANGELES -. Three years ago, Tom Stutz could barely move, let alone play tennis. "I didn't play for about a year and a half," Stutz said. Stutz had melanoma that spread to his lungs, liver, spine, and shoulder, leaving him in ...
WFMZ Allentown - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:00
|Immune system drugs show promise against melanoma|
Drugs that supercharge the body's immune system show promise in treating advanced melanoma, according to a pair of clinical trials. The trials both involve drugs called immune checkpoint inhibitors, which essentially prod the immune system to attack ...
CBS News - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 08:27
|Bristol-Myers Drug Combination Shows Promise Against Melanoma|
Wall Street Journal - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 05:30
|Immune-Focused Drugs Show Promise Against Melanoma|
WebMD - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 05:56
|Test May Show Merck Melanoma Drug's Success in Lung Cancer|
Bloomberg - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 07:03
|Melanoma Drug Shows Promise Against Advanced Lung Cancer|
Newsmax - Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:56
|Mercks Keytruda Tops Melanoma, Lung Cancer Studies|
Zacks.com - Mon, 20 Apr 2015 14:22
|Paradigm Shift: Anti-PD-1 Keytruda Tops Yervoy for Melanoma|
Medscape - Sun, 19 Apr 2015 09:41
|Enright Melanoma Foundation Teaches Youth Sun Safety|
SUMMIT, NJ - Enright Melanoma Foundation will hold a cocktail reception and educational evening on April 23 to unveil their innovative online Enright Sun Safety Certification™ programs to the public. Featured speaker will be Dr. Jennifer Wargo ...
TAPinto.net - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:07
|Skin cancer risks, prevention and detection for all stages of life|
Charleston Post Courier - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 19:03
|Surge in skin cancer cases in Scotland|
The Courier - Tue, 28 Apr 2015 02:45
|Pembrolizumab May Be More Effective, Safer Than Ipilimumab for Advanced ...|
Pembrolizumab, an anti-PD-1 antibody, prolonged progression-free survival and overall survival and had less high-grade toxicity than did ipilimumab in patients with advanced melanoma, a recent study published online in The New England Journal of ...
Cancer Therapy Advisor - Mon, 27 Apr 2015 07:26
|When Melanoma Is a Four-Letter Word|
When I was growing up, a man in my dad's office, Mr. Mollner, died of melanoma, and it happened really fast. Then when I was in college, a classmate, the quarterback of the football team, had a malignant melanoma. He noticed it during football season ...
Huffington Post - Wed, 22 Apr 2015 12:52